'N SYNC star Joey Fatone is to play a Las Vegas, Nevada, lounge singer in his next acting role.

The boyband hunk, who won acclaim for acting roles in movie MY BIG FAT GREEK WEDDING and Broadway's RENT, has signed up to play a crooner called JOHNNY CAPPELLA in The Cooler.

The movie, which has been slated for a November (03) release, will also star William H Macy and Alec Baldwin.

21/05/2003 02:23